Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Lieut.-Com. N. E. Bryant” in chapter 17 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:
... themselves below the city.
At 4.20 the Union flotilla got under way in the following order: Flagship Benton, Lieut.-Com. Phelps; Louisville, Com. B. M. Dove; Carondelet.
Corn. H. Walke; Cairo, Lieut.-Com. N. E. Bryant ; St. Louis, Lieut.-Corn. Nelson McGunnegle.
They dropped down the river according to signal, and prepared for battle.
The Confederate gun-boats opened fire upon our fleet as it moved down.
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